Australian High Commission
Mauritius, Seychelles, Madagascar, Comoros, Reunion Island (consular)

About Us

Head of Mission

Australian High Commissioner to Mauritius, Her Excellency Ms Kate Chamley

Ms Chamley is a career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT).

Prior to her posting to Mauritius, Ms Chamley was a Special Adviser in DFAT’s Foreign Arrangements Branch. Ms Chamley has experience in foreign policy, corporate governance, international development, and crisis management. She has served overseas in Ethiopia, Kiribati, and Pakistan.

Before joining DFAT, Ms Chamley successively served as an Assistant Director at both the Attorney-General Department and Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID), based in Canberra, Australia.

Ms Chamley holds a Master of Arts (International Relations) from the Australian National University and a Bachelor of Arts (International Studies) from RMIT University.

High Commission Information


Access to the High Commission is by appointment only. Please ensure that you have photo identification with you to present to security on your arrival.

Office Hours

The office is open from Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 3.30pm

Office Address

Second Floor, Rogers House
5 President John Kennedy Street
Port Louis, Mauritius


+230 202 0160

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Honorary Consul in Madagascar

Mr Scott Reid
Australian Consulate
Building C1, Explorer Business Park
Ankorondrano, Antananarivo, Madagascar
Phone: (+261) 32 05 596 01; (+261) 34 10 863 41
Email: [email protected]  

Public Holidays

 The High Commission will be closed for the following public holidays in 2024:

New Year's Day Monday 1 January
New Year Tuesday 2 January
Abolition of Slavery Thursday 1 February
Maha Shivaratree Friday 8 March
Good Friday Friday 29 March
Easter Monday Monday 1 April
*Eid-Ul-Fitr Thursday 11 April
Reconciliation Day Monday 27 May
Divali Thursday 31 October
Christmas Day Wednesday  25 December
Boxing Day Thusrday 26 December
Additional DFAT Public Holiday Friday 27 December
Additional DFAT Public Holiday Monday 30 December
Additional DFAT Public Holiday Tuesday 31 December

*The exact date of this festival is subject to confirmation as its celebration depends on the visibility of the moon.